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Alvaro Morata Passes Medical Ahead Of Atletico Move

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata appears close to securing a move to Atletico Madrid after the striker was pictured passing a medical with the Spanish club on Sunday.  Morata was shown leaving Atletico’s medical clinic on Sunday morning, with the 26-year-old giving a thumbs up and telling reporters, “everything has gone well”. Atletico have not made any official statement but Morata …

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Sarri Sees Huge Potential In Mentally ‘Fragile’ Morata

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri believes a maturing Alvaro Morata can be the free-scoring striker his side needs after scoring twice in Sunday’s 3-1 win over Crystal Palace. However, the Italian called on Morata to keep improving physically, mentally and technically if his goals are to help Chelsea keep pace with Premier League leaders Manchester City. After a fast start to …

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Morata Double Sends Below-Par Chelsea Into Second

Alvaro Morata scored twice to take unbeaten Chelsea above Liverpool into second place in the Premier League behind Manchester City on Sunday, but Maurizio Sarri’s men made hard work of seeing off Crystal Palace 3-1. Morata has now scored four in his last four Premier League games after just two goals in his previous 20 domestic matches, and his return …

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‘Disaster’ Season Made Morata Ponder Chelsea Exit

Alvaro Morata admits he considered leaving Chelsea after a “disastrous” year that culminated in him missing the World Cup. Morata was dropped from the Spain squad after scoring only three times in 23 games for Chelsea in the second half of last season. “Yes I considered returning to Spain or Italy, but you cannot always escape reality,” Morata said. “I …

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Several High-Profile Stars Excluded From Spain’s World Cup Squad

Several of Spain’s most recognizable names are absent from their recently-revealed squad for next month’s World Cup in Russia. Spain’s squad for next month’s World Cup in Russia has been announced and while the vast majority of the names included were to be expected, some high-profile ommissions immediately jump off of the page. Last time around at 2014 in Brazil, …

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ESPN Journalist Reveals Players He Believes Manchester United Will Sign This Summer

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 07: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United spits during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium on May 7, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

The much vaunted shopping list of Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been a subject of intense interest since the conclusion of the season. First came the immediate links with Real Madrid forward James Rodriguez, the unhappy Colombian who has struggled for gametime at the Bernabeu. The main saga centred around another forward at derby rivals Atletico in Antoine Greizmann, who …

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Mourinho Looking To Hijack Two Huge Arsenal Deals [Report]

(FILE PHOTO - EDITORS NOTE: COMPOSITE OF TWO IMAGES - Image Numbers 186970818 (L) and 185913816) In this composite image a comparison has been made between Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho (L) and Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger. The Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea takes place on December 23, 2013 at the Emirates Stadium, London, England. ***LEFT IMAGE*** NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho watches on during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James' Park on November 02, 2013 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 26: Arsene Wenger, manager of Arsenal looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at Selhurst Park on October 26, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Ever since Jose Mourinho first appeared in the Premier League he’s not been one to shy away from confronting fellow managers. The ex-Chelsea boss would pick fights on a weekly basis, with Arsene Wenger being a regular victim of his press conference antics. And now, years after he called Wenger a “specialist in failure” among other remarks, Mourinho is seemingly …

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Manchester United To Hijack Arsenal Move For Target Striker

Manchester United LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Jose Mourinho the manager of Chelsea winks prior to kickoff during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16, second leg match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain at Stamford Bridge on March 11, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Manchester United manager-to-be José Mourinho is being linked with several stars this week, and today The Express are reporting that the Portuguese manager is “desperate” to pip Arsenal to the signing of Alvaro Morata. Morata is believed to be the primary target for Gunners manager Arsene Wenger after securing Granit Xhaka. The Gunners are believed to have tabled a £51m bid …

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Big News Update On Alexis Sanchez’s Arsenal Future

Alexis Sanchez

As the official signing of Granit Xhaka draws closer, and Arsenal are linked with big names like Medhi Benatia and Alvaro Morata, it’s fair to say Arsene Wenger is looking forward this transfer window. But what about the players that are already at the club? For a while now, Alexis Sanchez has seemed unsettled at Arsenal. Whether it be his …

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Rumours Point Towards Big Money Moves For Arsenal

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 17: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal and Arsene Wenger manager of Arsenal celebrate victory after the FA Cup with Budweiser Final match between Arsenal and Hull City at Wembley Stadium on May 17, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

With the season drawing to a close, and Arsenal’s chances of any silverware looking extremely slim (sound familiar?), the rumours regarding summer transfers are starting to pick up pace. This window, calls for Wenger to splash the cash will be louder than ever before. If you believe what you see in the papers, he may be ready to do this. …

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Arsenal Line Up £30 Million Swoop For Juventus Striker

Arsenal TURIN, ITALY - JANUARY 27: Alvaro Morata of Juventus FC celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the TIM Cup match between Juventus FC and FC Internazionale Milano at Juventus Arena on January 27, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images )

Whatever small hopes of Arsenal winning the Premier League title seem to have been dashed today, as the Gunners failed to win against West Ham in a thrilling 3-3 draw. While today’s scoreline would not suggest it, one of the main problems this season has been the lack of firepower up front. Theo Walcott has been majorly inconsistent, while Oliver …

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